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overactive

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adjective over·ac·tive \-ˈak-tiv\

Simple Definition of overactive

  • : too active especially in a way that produces a bad result

Full Definition of overactive

  1. :  excessively or abnormally active <overactive glands> <an overactive imagination>

over·ac·tiv·i·ty play \-ak-ˈti-və-tē\ noun

Examples of overactive

  1. She has an overactive bladder.

  2. His crazy ideas are products of an overactive imagination.



1647

First Known Use of overactive

1647


Medical Dictionary

overactive

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adjective over·ac·tive \ˌō-və-ˈrak-tiv\

Medical Definition of overactive

  1. :  excessively or abnormally active <an overactive mind> <overactive glands>

  2. over·ac·tiv·i·ty \-ˌrak-ˈtiv-ət-ē\play noun, plural over·ac·tiv·i·ties





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